‘No excuses’ for POPI non-compliance, says Tlakula
Information Regulator chairperson Pansy Tlakula advises local organisations to use the one-year grace period to put compliance measures in place.
All you need to know about COVID-19 track and trace rules
Effectively managing the spread of the coronavirus pandemic necessitates a limitation of various constitutional rights, says the Information Regulator.
Data protection is human rights issue, says Tlakula
The chairperson of the Information Regulator prioritises data protection, saying everyone must advocate for privacy data protection.
Joburg says it has no policy for surveillance cameras
Officials confirm the city does not have a policy in place to govern the surveillance cameras across Johannesburg.
6.7K exposed in Garmin SA hack, regulator seeks answers
The Information Regulator will take the GPS and fitness accessory maker to task over a data breach that affected thousands of users.
Information Regulator cautions private camera network operators
Before an operator can install and monitor surveillance cameras, reasonable steps must be adhered to in terms of the law, says the Information Regulator.
Top-level UN human rights role gives Tlakula extra digital power
Advocate Pansy Tlakula believes her position as SA's Information Regulator will complement the way the UN human rights committee tackles hate speech and racism on digital platforms.
Regulator, marketers iron out POPI 'opt in' differences
With the POPI Act drawing closer, the Information Regulator and the Direct Marketers Association of SA thrash out their differences.
Information Regulator calls direct marketers to order
After direct marketers slammed the POPI Act's "opt-in" provisions, the regulator says they are in the best interests of data subjects.